shahrokh saudagaran
Dean, Milgard School of Business
University of Washington

Shahrokh M. Saudagaran is Gary E. and James A. Milgard Endowed Dean for the Milgard School of Business at the University of Washington Tacoma. He is Secretary General of the Asian Academic Accounting Association and Past President of the American Accounting Association's International Accounting Section (IAS). He has published extensively in the top international business, accounting, and finance journals. He consults and teaches executive seminars in international accounting and finance for corporations in Asia, Europe, and the United States.

Dr. Saudagaran currently serves as consulting editor of the International Journal of Accounting Auditing and Performance Evaluation, and on the editorial boards of several other journals. He is the sole author of International Accounting: A User Perspective - a textbook used in universities in over 20 countries. He is the editor of a reference book Asian Accounting Handbook: A User's Guide to the Accounting Environment in 16 Countries (Thomson International, 2005).

Shahrokh obtained his Ph.D. from the University of Washington (1986), his MBA from the Iran Center for Management Studies, and his Bachelor of Commerce from the University of Bombay. He was licensed as a CPA in Washington state. His previous academic positions were as the McCullough Professor of Accounting and Director of the International Business Studies Institute at Santa Clara University (1986-2000) and as the Arthur Andersen Centennial Professor and Head of the School of Accounting at Oklahoma State University (2000-2004).

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